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Mark Grieb     

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Born: May 23, 1974
Hometown: San Jose, CA
6' 2", 200
College: Cal-Davis
Other Pro Experience: NFL-E XFL 

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Football: Former SaberCats QB new Sacred Heart Prep coach
The Mercury News
Mark Grieb, who led the San Jose SaberCats to three championships during his 13 seasons as a quarterback in the Arena Football League, is the new football coach at Sacred Heart Prep, the school announced Wednesday.

Menlo College football preview: Oaks push the restart button
San Jose Mercury News
Learning at Menlo College goes beyond the classroom, at least for the football team. Last season was a blitz course on the fly offense, which always requires a player to go on motion. But with the departure of Mark Speckman to the CFL, the Oaks -- an NAIA independent program -- hired their third head coach in as many years: Mark Grieb, a former record-setting quarterback for the San Jose Sabercats.

San Jose SaberCats quarterback Mark Grieb retires
Inside Bay Area

SaberCats Legend Mark Grieb Announces Retirement
San Jose SaberCats Press Release
The SaberCats announced today that their all-time leader in a litany of offensive statistical categories, quarterback Mark Grieb, has retired from the Arena Football League.

Grieb retires, SaberCats sign Garcia to two-year deal
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Arizona Rattlers to host San Jose SaberCats in first round
AZ Central.com

SaberCats conclude regular season vs. Iowa
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Thanks to a loss by Chicago last Sunday, the San Jose SaberCats clinched their first playoff berth since losing in ArenaBowl XXII in 2008 and this Saturday will conclude their regular season against Iowa. San Jose has a bye in Week 20 and gets a week off before the playoffs begin.

SaberCats make playoff push at home
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
After winning their final regular season road game last week at Chicago, the San Jose SaberCats will be home for the final two games then have a bye in Week 20 before the playoffs start. The SaberCats host South Division-leading New Orleans this Saturday and end the regular season the following Saturday against Iowa.

San Jose SaberCats preview capsule for game at Chicago Rush
San Jose Mercury News

San Jose SaberCats routed by Spokane Shock
Alameda Times-Star

Rowley throws record 12 TD passes in Shock rout
The Spokesman Review

Grady & Rowley Set New AFL Pass TD Records
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
The AFL record book was rewritten Saturday night. Utah QB Tommy Grady set a new league mark for touchdown passes in a single-season (118) with three games remaining. A few hours later, Spokane QB Kyle Rowley became the first to toss 12 touchdowns in a game.

SaberCats celebrate Kirton, trounce lowly Predators
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Grieb grabs more history
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Mark Grieb padded his future Hall of Fame career with two new AFL records - most career 400-yard passing games and most 400-yard games in a season. Read more about the history of the AFL's 400-yard games by clicking through.

San Jose SaberCats play with heavy hearts in loss to Milwaukee
Inside Bay Area

Mustangs 81, SaberCats 68 Guidugli sets mark with 9 TD passes
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

SaberCats fall to Mustangs 81-68
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Preview: SaberCats at Mustangs
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

San Jose SaberCats player Johnie Kirton dies at 26
Inside Bay Area

San Jose SaberCats player Johnie Kirton found dead
Contra Costa Times

Former Rush player Kirton found dead at 26
Chicago Tribune

SaberCats player found dead
San Jose Mercury News

Rush lose in OT after never trailing in regulation
Chicago Tribune

San Jose SaberCats top Chicago Rush 84-77 in overtime
Alameda Times-Star

Sabercats Top Rush in Overtime
SportsPageMagazine.com

Rush lose in OT after never trailing in regulation
Chicago Tribune

Rush-Sabercats Preview
SportsPageMagazine.com

Rush looking to get back on track
Chicago Tribune

Arizona Rattlers defense faces task of stopping top QB
AZ Central.com

Tommy Grady on record-setting pace
ABC 4

Talons, SaberCats renew new rivalry
San Antonio Express

Blaze 4-game win streak ends at San Jose
ABC 4

San Jose SaberCats at Arizona Rattlers
San Jose Mercury News

Barnstormers held scoreless in second half of loss
DesMoinesRegister.com

SaberCats-Barnstormers: What to watch for
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

SaberCats dominate Barnstormers
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Barnstormers teammates fill up the stat sheet
DesMoinesRegister.com

Top 25 players in AFL History: #18 Mark Grieb
AFL Press Release
Continuing its countdown of the 25 Greatest Players in AFL History, the Silver Anniversary Committee has announced its selection for the 18th Greatest Player in AFL History: Mark Grieb.

Arena football: San Jose SaberCats defense does its job in a victory
San Jose Mercury News

Top 25 QBs in AFL history: NO. 1-5
AFL Press Release
Completing its countdown of the 25 Greatest Quarterbacks in AFL History, the Silver Anniversary Committee has announced the five greatest quarterbacks in Arena Football history.

San Jose SaberCats hold off San Antonio Talons 76-53
Contra Costa Times

Shock suffer worst loss in franchise history
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Shock suffer their worst defeat; Rowley reportedly to return
The Spokesman Review

Shock, San Jose want to break from pack
The Spokesman Review

Rattlers open 2012 home schedule against Mustangs
AZ Central.com

Rattlers watch league contract drama unfold
AZ Central.com

SaberCats open 2012 AFL season with high hopes
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area

Rattlers open season amid scare of AFL strike
AZ Central.com

San Jose SaberCats make changes in roster, outlook
Tri-Valley Herald

San Jose SaberCats coach receives big honor
Marin Independent-Journal

SaberCats welcome back QB Mark Grieb and WR Ben Nelson
San Jose SaberCats Press Release
The SaberCats today announced QB Mark Grieb and WR Ben Nelson will return for the 2012 season.

Tampa Bay Storm wins season finale 57-44 over San Jose SaberCats
Tampabay.com

Tampa Bay Storm rallies to win season finale 57-44 over San Jose SaberCats
Tampabay.com

SaberCats travel to Tampa Bay for season finale
San Jose Mercury News

Shock sneak past SaberCats with last-gasp TD
The Spokesman Review

Shock motivated to turn the table on San Jose in second meeting of 2011
The Spokesman Review (subscription)

Sabercats: Linebacker gets shot against familiar foe
Inside Bay Area

Shock seek to avenge huge loss to San Jose
The Spokesman Review

San Jose SaberCats win again in late playoff push
Inside Bay Area

SaberCat QB has an impressive impact in arena football
KGO-TV

Lowly SaberCats Stun Sharks, End Record-Breaking Winning Streak
The Jacksonville Observer

Cleveland Gladiators enjoy a record-setting rout of San Jose, 82-21
Plain Dealer

Return of Ron Jones lifts Arizona Rattlers defense
Arizona Republic

San Jose SaberCats lose 64-57 to Arizona Rattlers
San Jose Mercury News

Arizona Rattlers can clinch West title with victory against rivals
Tucson Citizen

Bethel-Thompson finds a home with the SaberCats
San Francisco Examiner

Arizona Rattlers can clinch West title with victory against rivals
AZ Central.com

Grieb milestone to be last of its kind
Adam Markowitz, ArenaFan.com
It almost went as a blip on the screen in the San Jose SaberCats' 55-49 loss to the Georgia Force in Week 11. Mark Grieb became the fifth quarterback in the history of the AFL to throw for at least 40,000 yards. The 358 yards that the longtime signal caller for the SaberCats had on Saturday night brought him to 40,121 for his historic career.

San Jose SaberCats fall to Georgia Force 55-49
Enterprise-Record

Depth at receiver still an issue for San Jose SaberCats
Alameda Times-Star

Arena Football League: Power beats SabreCats, 54-48
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Chicago Rush features former Arizona Rattlers from heyday
AZ Central.com

Arizona Rattlers face key division game against San Jose SaberCats
AZ Central.com

Arena Football: SaberCats take on longtime rival Arizona with first place at stake
Santa Cruz Sentinel

Arizona Rattlers, San Jose SaberCats to battle for 1st in San Jose
AZ Central.com

Talons, DeGrate in sync
Tulsa World

Breaking it Down - Week Seven 2011
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Six of the nine games were decided by a seven or fewer points. The biggest point differential was the 12 points that Spokane beat an Orlando team without its top two receivers. Arizona became the first team to go 6-0 since 2008. Iowa dropped its second straight by a last-second field goal. This and more awaits in the Week Seven edition of Breaking it Down.

Soul make changes to prepare for SaberCats
Philadelphia Inquirer

SaberCats rally past Talons
Tulsa World

San Jose outlasts Talons
Tulsa World

Talons return to BOK to face tough opponent in San Jose
Tulsa World

Being a good listener pays dividends for San Jose SaberCats receiver
San Jose Mercury News

Breaking it Down - 2011 Week Five
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
For just the second time in the past two decades, only four AFL games were played because for some unknown reason ten teams needed to have a bye this week. Don't fret Arena Football fanatics; I've got your weekly fix right here with an extra helping of Breaking it Down to help ease the withdrawals from a meaningless lack of football this week. All four home teams won. Two games were decided on the final seconds, Kansas City won its first game and San Jose blew out the Blaze.

Grieb, Gilliam, Chavez earn Week 5 honors
AFL Press Release
San Jose QB MARK GRIEB, Kansas City DB SERGIO GILLIAM and Kansas City WR/LB BRADLY CHAVEZ have been named Russell Athletic Offensive Player of the Week, Riddell Defensive Player of the Week and JLS Ironman of the Week, respectively, for Week 5 of the 2011 AFL season.

Utah Blaze try to tame SaberCats
Deseret News

San Jose SaberCats suffer first loss, 54-41 to Chicago Rush
San Jose Mercury News

Rush rolls to 54-41 win
Chicago Daily Herald

Rush Game Day: Looking for 3rd straight win
Chicago Breaking Sports - Tribune

San Jose SaberCats win in final seconds, improve to 2-0
Contra Costa Times

Together again: Mark Grieb and Rodney Wright lead way for SaberCats
Inside Bay Area

San Jose SaberCats win in their return
Enterprise-Record

San Jose routs Shock in opener
The Spokesman Review (blog)

Defense of AFL Title Begins Friday For Shock
Sports and Weather Right Now

San Jose wakes from long catnap
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Friday's 2011 opener will be the first Arena Football League game for the San Jose SaberCats in 958 days. It was more than two and half years ago that the three-time ArenaBowl champs fell three points shy of hoisting the Foster Trophy for a fourth time.

AFL top-ranked Shock open against No. 2 San Jose
The Spokesman Review

SaberCats QB Mark Grieb returns
San Jose SaberCats Press Release
The San Jose SaberCats today announced the return of three-time ArenaBowl Champion QB Mark Grieb. Per team policy, terms were not disclosed.

Breaking it Down - 2010 Week 14
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Aaron Garcia became the league’s all-time leader in passing yards, Rod Windsor became the fourth AFL player to reach 150 catches in a single-season and the playoff picture is starting to shape out. This and the most AFL recap coverage anywhere in the known universe is just a click away…

Breaking it Down - ArenaBowl XXII edition
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
In the season finale of Breaking it Down, the world’s longest named championship, the Virgin Mobile ArenaBowl XXII New Orleans, will be broken down statistically and historically like no where else but right here on ArenaFan.com.

No repeat for Naples graduate
The News-Press
New Orleans - Four catches for 40 yards and a somber mood in the losing locker room was not what Cleannord Saintil had planned for the ArenaBowl XXII.

Championship repeat falls just out of reach
San Jose Mercury News
Philadelphia held off a late SaberCats surge to claim a 59-56 victory Sunday in ArenaBowl XXII, denying San Jose's bid for a second consecutive championship before 17,244 fans at the New Orleans Arena.

Arbet gives thumbs-up to replay
San Jose Mercury News
In the third quarter, SaberCats quarterback Mark Grieb was sacked, the ball came loose, and the Soul recovered. Arbet challenged the call, claiming Grieb was in the act of throwing, but after a lengthy review officials ruled that Grieb indeed had fumbled. Philadelphia went on to score for a 44-27 lead.

Arena Bowl XXII: Philly's Got Soul and the Streak Is Over!
Bleacher Report
The Phillies couldn't do it last September. The Flyers couldn't do it this summer. The Sixers couldn't quite get it done this postseason. But thanks to Jon Bon Jovi and Ron "Jaws" Jaworski, the City of Brotherly Love can finally sing "We Are the Champions!"

Philadelphia Soul seeking championship today
Philadelphia Inquirer
The Soul claimed a 58-57 victory after SaberCats kicker A.J. Haglund missed a 48-yard field goal as time ran out. The Soul, who trailed by 33-14 at intermission, went up for good on a two-point conversion run by Clifton Smith with 10 seconds to play.

Soul ready to bring a trophy home
Cherry Hill Courier Post
The Soul will take on the San Jose SaberCats at 3 p.m. today in the Virgin Mobile ArenaBowl XXII, an matchup that pins the top two teams against each other in what could be a no holds barred dogfight for the title.

SaberCats notebook: Team focused and ready to go
San Jose Mercury News
The SaberCats completed a light day of preparations for Arena Bowl XXII on Saturday and seemed ready for their championship clash against Philadelphia at noon today at New Orleans Arena.

Soul Hold On To Win First ArenaBowl, 59-56
MyFox Philadelphia
Matt D'Orazio threw seven touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead the Philadelphia Soul to their first ArenaBowl victory, beating defending AFL champion San Jose 59-56 on Sunday.

The New Soul of Philadelphia
Yardbarker
Move over Eagles, the Philadelphia Soul are the hottest football team in Philly, and the newest city champs, having won ArenaBowl 22 Sunday. The Soul beat the reigning champion San Jose SaberCats 59-56 in their first ArenaBowl, withstanding a tense late 4th quarter comeback by San Jose.

All the Wright moves
Bakersfield Californian (subscription)
Bakersfield native Rodney Wright is one day away from playing in Virgin Mobile Arena-Bowl XXII, making the championship game for the second year in a row.

No love for champs?
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
The San Jose SaberCats are on the precipice of the league’s third great dynasty, yet many so-called experts and prognosticators are saying that the Philadelphia Soul, a team with just one player that has won a championship ring, will take down the defending champs tomorrow in ArenaBowl XXII.

Lafayette grad enjoying ArenaBowl ride with Soul
Daily Press
Count Connor Hughes as a convert — a traditionalist who has embraced indoor contact with padded barriers, and high-scoring entertainment viewed by frenzied fans practically close enough to touch the action.

Graveyard Showdown
bestofneworleans.com
Philadelphia is only a 5-year-old franchise but its public profile is greater than some of its more seasoned counterparts. For starters, the Soul has a rock star for an owner. No, really, a legitimate rock star — Jon Bon Jovi is a co-majority owner of the team.

Soul, SaberCats prep for AFL showdown
Cherry Hill Courier Post
When the Soul and the San Jose SaberCats last met, the teams produced a game Arena Football League fans won't soon forget.

Jaworski hopes area fans embrace Soul's title chase
Cherry Hill Courier Post
So even though Jaworski is hoping area fans will jump on the bandwagon for the Soul, the newly crowned National Conference champions of the Arena Football League, the team president knows he may have a tough sell.

Rampage report card: Final game of season
MLive.com
Here is my report card on the Grand Rapids Rampage's 81-55 loss to the San Jose SaberCats in the AFL American Conference championship game Saturday.

Breaking it Down - Conference Finals edition
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
After a wild and wacky postseason, the team with the best overall record in the league, the Philadelphia Soul, will be taking on the defending ArenaBowl champions, the San Jose SaberCats, for this year’s ArenaBowl championship righting all the wrongs of letting three 6-10 teams into the playoffs – all is right in the AFL world.

Rampage dumped in Arena League semifinals
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
An exasperated and embarrassed James MacPherson kneeled at the 5-yard line and slammed his helmet to the turf on the final play of the American Conference championship game Saturday at HP Pavilion.

Rampage notes: Lineman's pick leads to TD
MLive.com
On the San Jose SaberCats' first play from scrimmage Saturday, San Jose quarterback Mark Grieb was intercepted by Grand Rapids Rampage defensive back Ahmad Hawkins.

SaberCats get chance to defend title
San Francisco Chronicle
Mark Grieb and the defending champion SaberCats are back in the Arena Bowl, and the Rampage's playoff run is over.

Naples' Saintil catches five TDs to lead San Jose back to Arena Bowl
Naples Daily News
Naples High graduate Cleannord Saintil and the San Jose Sabercats are going back to the Arena Bowl.

SaberCats quarterback retrained and excelling again
San Jose Mercury News
For longtime SaberCats quarterback Mark Grieb, this season was practically like starting over. Grieb is a two-time ArenaBowl MVP who once was the league's offensive player of the year. But a new rule designed to give defenses some relief took Grieb and his receivers out of their comfort zone.

SaberCats advance to conference final
San Jose Mercury News
For the second straight year San Jose opened the playoffs by holding off the Colorado Crush, this time breaking open a close game in the fourth quarter to win 64-51 on Saturday at HP Pavilion.

Playoffs - time to shine for SaberCats
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
The defending ArenaBowl champion San Jose SaberCats begin their postseason run to become the first team since the 1996 Tampa Bay Storm to win back-to-back titles with a rare afternoon tilt against the Colorado Crush in the divisional round of the AFL playoffs today.

A Tandem to be Reckoned With
San Jose Mercury News
Although a lot of great pass-catch combos have come through the Arena Football League, none has had the longevity of quarterback Mark Grieb and receiver James Roe.

Grieb helps SaberCats edge Storm
CBS 2
for 274 yards and nine touchdowns in the San Jose SaberCats' 73-70 victory over the Tampa Bay Storm on Saturday night in the Arena Football League. ...

Grieb's Experience a Winning Factor for SaberCats
San Jose Mercury News
Playing football at the professional level doesn't get any easier as the years creep up. Just ask quarterback Mark Grieb, now is his 11th Arena Football League season.

San Jose's Grieb can Storm 700 club on Saturday
AFL Press Release
San Jose QB MARK GRIEB can reach a new passing plateau when the SaberCats (9-5) host the Tampa Bay Storm (7-7) on Saturday, June 14 at 10:30 p.m. ET

Marking his Mark
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
San Jose SaberCats’ quarterback Mark Grieb’s story reads like an Arena Football fairy tale. The San Jose native rose from relative obscurity after playing at a small Division II school to become one of the game’s best.

Avengers lose third in a row
Los Angeles Times
The Avengers, who dropped to 4-9 with three games remaining, need to win at least one more game to reach the postseason.

San Jose’s second half surge
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
They’re back! It seems like a yearly routine. The San Jose SaberCats limped through the first half the season for the third straight year. And in each season, the team has turned it on in the final eight games. The SaberCats are 19-2 in the last eight games the past three seasons.

Playoff berth at stake for San Jose tonight
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
A win (or an Arizona loss) and they’re in. That’s all it’ll take for the defending ArenaBowl champion San Jose SaberCats to earn their ninth-straight playoff appearance.

Errors prove costly to Blaze
Salt Lake Tribune
In a wild shootout where both quarterbacks were tossing touchdowns passes almost at will, Utah Blaze coach Danny White said it was a lowly safety that really cost his team a chance at victory Saturday night.

San Jose blazing through the West
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
The San Jose SaberCats can wrap up a playoff berth this weekend with a win over the Utah Blaze and some help (Arizona, Colorado and Kansas City must lose as well). This despite the fact that San Jose would earn just its seventh win while seven teams in the National Conference could have at least seven wins without any possible way to notch a playoff berth.

It's go-time or else for inconsistent SaberCats
Inside Bay Area
"It's now or never," defensive back Omarr Smith said. "We've got to play more consistent, and we've got to win some games. That's what it all comes down to."

Toliver: No place like Preds
Orlando Sentinel
When the Orlando Predators host San Jose at 7:30 tonight at Amway Arena, SaberCats Coach Darren Arbet said it will be no secret what the top priority of his defense will be.

Dave Albee: Ayoob's pro football career starts in Fresno
Marin Independent-Journal
JOE AYOOB'S long road to becoming a professional quarterback has had its highs and lows. But now it has twists and turns that, in the past month, have taken him to Bossier City, La., Amarillo, Texas, and even to Stockton on a Saturday night.

Utah Blaze: Ice-cold Blaze still searching
Deseret News
It's sounding like a broken record week after week, but the Utah Blaze still feel like they are much better than their record indicates and are just one victory away from climbing back into playoff contention.

Soul stay undefeated with comeback win
Philadelphia Inquirer
Clifton Smith's two-point conversion with 10 seconds remaining Saturday night gave the undefeated Soul a 58-57 comeback win over the San Jose SaberCats in an Arena Football League game at the HP Pavilion.

SaberCats hope to avoid a bayou bummer
San Jose Mercury News
So, yes, the SaberCats have some warm memories of playing in New Orleans. After all, that's where they won last summer's ArenaBowl - defeating Columbus for their third title in six years.

SaberCats look to avoid another VooDoo hex
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Two hundred and fifty-two days ago, the San Jose SaberCats celebrated their third ArenaBowl title in six years in New Orleans. Tonight, the SaberCats return to the Big Easy for the first time since taking the Foster ArenaBowl Trophy back to Silicon Valley.

SaberCats rebound to beat KC
San Jose Mercury News
Garrett McIntyre was in a surly mood Saturday before the SaberCats' game against the Kansas City Brigade. Luckily for San Jose, McIntyre chose to take out his frustration against Kansas City quarterback John Fitzgerald.

Breaking it down – 2008 Week Four
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Four weeks down, thirteen left until the playoffs. Here are some interesting notes, stats and breakdowns from this past weekend’s AFL games.

Desperados snap SaberCats' streak
Dallas Morning News
The San Jose SaberCats are one of the best home teams in the Arena Football League, but that didn't much matter against one of the strongest road teams in recent years.

Desperados get big road win
Fort Worth Star Telegram
From practically the opening kickoff, quarterbacks Chris Sanders and Mark Grieb took turns firing touchdown passes.

ArenaBowl 21.5 Tonight
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Tonight in San Jose, arguably the the best team from each conference will battle in what could very well be a preview of ArenaBowl XXII. It will feature the defending ArenaBowl champion (San Jose) and the best regular season team in the league since 2006 (Dallas).

Kicker Brian Gowins suffers concussion
The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com
The Rampage placekicker suffered a concussion while making a touchdown-saving tackle of San Jose SaberCats return man Trestin George at midfield in the fourth quarter.

Chicago Cages Champs
Andy Lopusnak, ArenaFan.com
Four of the San Jose SaberCats’ five turnovers came in the second half that turned a one-possession game into a 70-47 blowout by the Chicago Rush Monday night. The loss ended the third longest overall winning streak in league history (13) which included capturing ArenaBowl XXI last July.

Newcomers deliver eye-opening victory for Rush
Chicago Tribune
So much for concerns that the revamped Rush offense might get off to a sluggish start.

Defensive excellence helps Rush win opener
Chicago Daily Herald
Last year, the Rush defense set a franchise record by forcing 44 turnovers. After the way the defense performed Monday in the season opener against the San Jose SaberCats, that mark might be in serious jeopardy.

San Jose SaberCats-Chicago Rush Preview
Bleacher Report
The defending Arena Football Champion San Jose SaberCats open their season with hopes of defending their title against the Chicago Rush at the Allstate Arena.

Week 1 Power Poll Rankings
Bleacher Report
Here is the first power rankings going into week 1 of the Arena Football season.

Destroyers: Future course unclear
Columbus Dispatch
Though Kay would not reveal which other players are priority re-signings, it's likely that Jones and receiver Damien Groce would be on that list. But Kay also believes the team needs significant reinforcements if it is to compete for the AFL title again.

SaberCats, You Have A Dynasty ...
AOL SPORTS
I'm sort of glad San Jose won, I guess ... despite my tone here, I do support Arena Football, and I want it to continue to succeed.

Arena titles keep coming for San Jose
Tahoe Daily Tribune
It was just like old times in New Orleans with another championship decided. It was just like old times for the San Jose SaberCats with another title won.

SaberCats face Cinderella in ArenaBowl today SaberCats face ...
The Argus
The Argus, CA - 1 hour agoBut, as the Destroyers have shown in recent weeks and Chicago showed last season, statistics and records mean nothing in arena football. ...

SaberCats win ArenaBowl title
San Jose Mercury News
The SaberCats had the better record and statistics going into ArenaBowl XXI. But they couldn't fully appreciate their work until Sunday. Now, they can rejoice.

STILL IN THE GROOVE
Times Picayune
Like his boyhood idol, Joe Montana, San Jose SaberCats quarterback Mark Grieb is known for always keeping an even keel and rarely showing his emotions.